Henery McKenna 10-Year Single Barrel

Henery Mckenna 10

Paid: $30 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Heaven Hill

Region: Kentucky

50% ABV

Aged For: 10 Years

Mashbill: 78% corn, 10% rye, 12% malted barley

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #3

Charcoal Filtered: Yes

 


 

Color: Orangish copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Sweet corn, caramel, vanilla, cinnamon, oak, and tobacco.

Taste: Spicy and full bodied, clove and more tobacco notes with a hint of rye spice. Peppercorn, sandalwood, and burnt barrel char.

Finish: Warm, and lingering. Black pepper, cloves, and leather.

Thoughts: I got a fairly spicy barrel it seems, with the vanilla and caramel very toned down to what I am used to with Elijah Craig.

 

Score: 82 out of 100

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